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Gastraphetes

The gastraphetes (from Ancient Greek γαστραφέτης, English translation: ... The terminus ante quem may be more precisely defined as being before 421 BC, ...

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Gastraphetes: The gastraphetes had two heavy, composite limbs and a trigger. It was cocked by pressing the center protrusion in the ground using the archer's weight, and was fired from the waist or hips. Unlockable Weapon: Javelin: From the rear of a ...
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Erklärt wird den Besuchern die Funktionsweise der „Gastraphetes“, einem Vorgänger der Armbrust. Zu festen Zeiten führt die Gruppe auch durch ihr Lager und exerziert in voller Bewaffnung. Außerdem zeigen römische Handwerker und Händler ihre Künste.
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Jahrhundert, erklärt die Gruppe den Besuchern die Funktionsweise der "Gastraphetes", einem Vorgänger der Armbrust. Römisches Handwerk. Auch römische Handwerker und Händler zeigen ihre Künste.
[사이언스 인 컬처]석궁의 역사
공학자이자 물리학자, 수학자인 알렉산드리아 출신 헤론이 기록한 `가스트라페테스(gastraphetes)`가 기원이다. 이 활은 꼬리 부분에 둥근 대가 있어 끝을 지면 등의 딱딱한 곳에 댄 뒤 구부러진 대를 배에 대고 조정하는 사람의 무게로 현을 당기는 구조다.

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